- Record Round
PGA TOUR rookie Brian Harman came to the 18th hole at PGA National needing an eagle for 59. Instead, he made par and shot 61 to set the course record by 3 shots. He's now 6-under par.
- Rosey Glow
Justin Rose is tied in the lead at 8-under par after 36 holes in The Honda Classic with Tom Gillis. Rory McIlroy and Dicky Pride are one shot back.
- Tiger's Charge
With his son watching him in person for the first time -- and hovering around the cut line -- Tiger Woods finished birdie-birdie to get to 1-under par. He tees off this morning at 10:57 Eastern with Lee Westwood.
- Doral Debut
Paul Casey will make his first start of 2012 next week in the WGC-Cadillac Championship. He missed the first two months recovering from shoulder surgery he needed after a snowboarding injury.
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10:30a ET: Steve DiMeglio, USA Today Golf Writer
11:15a ET: Todd Lewis, Golf Channel Reporter
11:45a ET: Roger Maltbie, Golf Channel on NBC Analyst
12:05a ET: Jay Townsend, European Tour Analyst
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Montana parents can't watch kids play high school golf
Well, this is a one new one.
Meanwhile, there's a lawyer quoted in the report claiming this is some kind of civil rights issue.
PGA Tour suspends Hensby for anti-doping violation
The statement reads:
The Tour said it would not issue further comment on Hensby's suspension.
Good time to hang up on viewer call-ins
Golf announced the most massive layoff in the industry’s history on Monday morning.
Armchair referees around the world were given their pink slips.
It’s a glorious jettisoning of unsolicited help.
Goodbye and good riddance.
But at what cost?
We saw that with Lexi Thompson at the ANA Inspiration this year.
Yes, this isn’t a perfect answer to handling rules violations.
This is good governance.
And compared to the glacial pace of major rules change of the past, this is swift.
This is the USGA and R&A leading a charge.
Lexi 'applaud's USGA, R&A for rules change
Lexi Thompson’s pain may prove to be the rest of golf’s gain.
“Clearly, that case has been something of a focus point for us,” Rickman said.
Thompson reacted to the new protocols in an Instagram post.